A total of only 350 Ha exist of Abouriou in all of France.
Only 3,600 bottles produced total of Vincents Abouriou!
Close to Gamay in DNA, but has Merlot and Malbec as grandparents.
I don’t know which is the most challenging part of this varietal; the pronunciation or saving it from disappearing. Abouriou’s origins come from the South West of France where it was widely planted until the mid…